Are you Lenovo’s laptop fan and looking for a new convertible laptop likes IdeaPad Yoga’s laptop but did not want to breaking the bank? If you answer is yes, we have a good news for you. Today, we just get a good news if the latest Lenovo’s convertible laptop, named as Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 15 59393854 convertible laptop is available now for order in Lenvo store. Yeah, this is not an inexpensive machine, but with 4th generation Intel i5 Haswell platform and unique lid with support 300 degrees hinge, the IdeaPad Flex 15 59393854 laptop is a great laptop and worth for your money.
Speaking of design, the convertible laptop comes with a brushed aluminum material for interior (except black plastic keyboard) and high quality plastic material for exterior. The black plastic lid with soft touch finish design has a small Lenovo logo on the corner, make the Flex 15’s look more premium and expensive than the real price. Yeah, Lenovo Ideapad Flex 15 59393854 is cannot transform into a tablet mode like the Yoga’s convertible laptop that can flip up to 360 degrees for a tablet mode. The black lid with silver ring color around the sides only support up to 300 degree, its mean you can only flips the display into a viewer mode or stand mode.
The 15.6 inch High definition Touch Screen display that optimized by Intel HD Graphics 4400 as graphics engine provides good color combination and bright viewing experience for multimedia tasks and streaming movies from internet. This is support a 10-point touch capabilities with 16:9 aspect ratio and can produces maximum internal resolution around at 1366 by 768 pixels. Yeah, this laptop is not support 1080p HD video or 3D modern games in high resolution, but still gives stunning viewing experience for 720p HD video playback and play 3D casual games in low resolutions.
Speaking of hardware configurations, Lenovo Flex 15 59393854 15.6 inch Touch laptop comes with some impressive configurations. Under the hood, the Intel Core i5-4200u dual core ULV processor that has a base clock rates at 1.6GHZ and features Intel’s Hypertrading technology delivers the power you will need for work hard and play. Incorporated with 8GB of DDR3L 1600 MHz SDRAM and backed by Intel Turbo Boost technology, this model provides fast and smooth multitasking performance, better than common 15.6 inch Touch laptop on its price range.
The 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system also ensures user will can handle almost all modern productivity and multimedia applications with ease, along with modern games. Unlike common touch laptop from other brand that equipped with Hard Disk Drive for internal storage, the Lenovo’s is equipped with Solid State Drive for internal storage. Yeah, the 128GB SSD is not gives a plenty of storage space, but will gives faster and smoother multitasking performance when you handle multithread applications.
In term of size, the Core i5-4200u’s laptop has dimension in 15.04 x 10.47 x 0.87 inches and weighing around at 5.1 lbs. Yeah, it is slightly heavier than the 0.9 inches Vivobook S500CA-SI50305T laptop from Asus which weighing only around at 4.6 lbs, but we think the IdeaPad Flex’s still comfortable for carry around with you. The black AccuType keyboard also has a full numeric keypad and TrackPad with multitouch supports, offer fast, secure and comfortable typing experience, especially if you work with large spreadsheets and documents.
Other features are Bluetooth 4.0, Intel 7260 b/g/n Wireless LAN for internet connection, 720p High Definition web camera for captures photo, internal digital microphone for video conference and dual stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio supports that offer clear and loud audio reproduction. There are also a 3.5mm headphone / microphone combo jack, single USB 3.0 port, two USB 2.0 port, HDMI port, RJ 45 port for Ethernet LAN and multimedia card reader slot for play SD and MMC cards.
Like common Lenovo IdeaPad’s laptop line up, the Flex 15 59393854 also offers long battery life. The 4-cell Lithium battery will gives user up to nine hours of battery runtime on light usage. Yeah, the storage space and weight are a bit disappointed, but this model brings good performance for multitasking and multimedia tasks. With a starting price around at $799 (saving $250), it is still hard to find a better laptop that gives same value than the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 15 59393854 laptop. So, what do you think? If you are looking for cheaper convertible laptop, we suggest you to check the IdeaPad Flex 15-59387556 laptop. Priced around at $599 with 1 year warranty, this model is comes with Intel Core i3-4010U dual core processor and 4GB of DDR3L RAM.